Errand of Duty

Errand of Duty {1}{W}

Instant
Create a 1/1 white Knight creature token with banding.
"May they speed to their task, for the skyknights alone cannot hold Kjeldor safe."
—Arna Kennerüd, skycaptain
Details
  • Artist: Julie Baroh
  • Rarity: uncommon
  • Collector Number: 12
  • Released: 2008-09-22
Legalities
Rulings
  • 2008-10-01 If a creature with banding attacks, it can team up with any number of other attacking creatures with banding (and up to one nonbanding creature) and attack as a unit called a "band." The band can be blocked by any creature that could block a single creature in the band. Blocking any creature in a band blocks the entire band. If a creature with banding is blocked, the attacking player chooses how the blockers' damage is assigned.
  • 2008-10-01 A maximum of one nonbanding creature can join an attacking band no matter how many creatures with banding are in it.
  • 2008-10-01 Creatures in the same band must all attack the same player or planeswalker.
  • 2009-10-01 If a creature in combat has banding, its controller assigns damage for creatures blocking or blocked by it. That player can ignore the damage assignment order when making this assignment.
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Printings
  • Masters Edition II (uncommon)
  • Alliances 2a 2b (common)

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Foreign names
  • Ruf der Pflicht
  • Commis d'office
  • Coscrizione
  • Mensageiro do Dever
  • Llamada al deber